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Assistant Controller in Harrisburg, PA at D&H Distributing Co.

Date Posted: 12/5/2018

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Job Description

Assistant Controller

Join a 100 Year old and still growing electronics and technology company based in Harrisburg, PA that offers an employee stock ownership plan, competitive pay, an excellent benefits package and paid time off to volunteer in the community.

 We are empowered by our employee co-owners who provide the industry’s best service and we promote a collaborative culture. 

  • We feel strongly about giving back to the community and promoting sustainable, eco-friendly business practices.
  • We offer an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, Paid Time Off, Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision benefits as well as Gym Reimbursement and Tuition Assistance.
  • As a D&H Co-Owner you receive numerous discounts on services

We are looking for an Assistant Controller to support our Corporate Finance department.


  • Support most aspects of accounting management.
  • Assist in the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements in compliance with GAAP and internal guidelines.
  • Assist in the month end closing process including account analysis and reconciliation.
  • Manage the annual budget process, including any necessary maintenance and re-forecasts during the fiscal year.
  • Oversee treasury function on a daily basis, including management of daily cash and revolving credit requirements.
  • Assist in the annual insurance renewal process in order to obtain appropriate insurance at a competitive price.
  • Assist in developing, administering and monitoring policies and operational procedures to ensure proper accounting and internal controls.
  • Assist in the preparation of appropriate documentation in support of annual financial audit.
  • Assist in training and developing finance staff in their job responsibilities.
  • Identify potential financial risks and recommend corrective actions.
  • Assist in ERP and other accounting software projects.
  • Assist in ad-hoc analysis and management reporting, as well as other special projects as assigned.
  • Assume responsibilities of Controller in his absence.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant – including keeping abreast of current accounting pronouncements
  • 10-15 years of financial accounting experience, including public accounting
  • 5-10 years accounting management, including proven experience as assistant controller
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (financial reporting, financial closure, budgeting, financial analysis, etc.)
  • Experience with ERP / accounting systems and the ability to easily adapt to unfamiliar software
  • Exceptional Excel skills and working knowledge of MS office.  MS Access competence is a plus
  • Exhibits sound judgment, attention to detail and problem solving ability
  • Well organized and ability to prioritize competing demands with accuracy, in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills

 Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunities for growth and development
  • Great benefits
  • Competitive industry pay
  • Excellent Work/Life Balance





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